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  • Short Summary

    Cuts from newsreel story 47/17 - start of Royal Tour in Cape Town, South Africa.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be clear / unknown.

    Cuts from newsreel story 47/17 - start of Royal Tour in Cape Town, South Africa.

    M/S of men adjusting gangway on arrival of HMS Vanguard in Cape Town.

    Shots of Royal family - King George VI, Queen Elizabeth (Queen Mother), Princess Elizabeth (Queen Elizabeth II) and Princess Margaret - arriving at Government House for a garden party.

    Shots of the royals at the party, meeting guests (women in long dresses and big hats) and posing for camera.

    Several shots of fireworks going off in the night sky. Display includes heads of the royal family picked out in lights!

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2156.04
    Media URN:
    63950
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:10:00 / 01:21:11:00
    Canister:
    UN 1689 C

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